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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various pale or ashy mosses of a particular genus whose decomposed remains form peat.

Usage examples (34)
  • Potting mixes often contain sphagnum peat moss from bogs in Canada or Ireland.
  • Azaleas require highly acidic soil - such as sphagnum peat moss amended with gypsum and perhaps limestone.
  • The checks were held in sphagnum moss at Beltsville,
  • A mixture of peat and chopped sphagnum is what it likes. for more
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